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Auction 94, Lot 492

"The Mapping of America", Schwartz & Ehrenberg

Subject: Cartographic Reference

Period: 1980 (published)

Publication: Harry N. Abrams Inc., publishers


11.9 x 11 inches
30.2 x 27.9 cm
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Presents a detailed, analytic history of the mapping of North America, emphasizing the area that comprises the United States. Two major periods are covered; the first extending from 1500 to 1800 and the second from 1800 to the present, illustrated with 354 plates, 84 in full color. First edition hard bound in white cloth with gilt title on spine. 363pp, dj, index.


Condition: A

Excellent condition, very minor wear of d.j.

Estimate: $250 - $300

Sold for: $240

Closed on 3/7/2001